Lead partner country:

PRIORITY 3 - Networking and people-to-people cooperation

Cross-border methodolical center

Lead PartnerPolish Association of Teachers and Animators KLANZA (Poland)

Partnership The Center of Educational Policy (Ukraine)

Total budget378 714,50 €

Programme Contribution340 843,05 €

Duration24 months

Measure3.1. Regional and local cross-border cooperation capacity building

Project ref. numberIPBU.03.01.00-06-763/11


The project overall objective is to establish the Cross-border Methodological Center (TOM) for teachers, methodologists and NGO trainers, aimed at improvement of education quality. The specific objectives include creation of cross-border network of cooperation and experience exchange between teachers, methodologists and NGO trainers from Poland: Krosniensko-Przemyski sub-region, Chelmsko-zamojski sub-regions, and Ukraine: Lvivska, Zakarpatska Oblasts.

The project will provide institutional and methodological support to transfer knowledge and skills in the scope of the latest training methods and to support the teachers in their professional development.

Project consists of a sequence of stages: Research activity (state and potential for cooperation between experts-methodologists) → Creation of the cooperation network (development of the Cross-border Methodological Center in Lviv with the  Polish-Ukrainian expert group) → Activity for promotion the project ideas and integration midst teachers, methodologists and NGO trainers, covered by the project (methodological fairs in Lviv and Zamość , manuals)→ TOM’s training activity (24 workshops for teachers, school principals and NGO trainers).

The project will bring not only  integration of Polish and Ukrainian specialists, experience exchange and creation of professional networks but also development of leadership competencies for making positive changes in local communities.